This test method covered the determination of the relative susceptibility of polyethylene bottles to soot accumulation.
Formerly under the jurisdiction of Committee D20 on Plasticws, this test method was withdrawn in September 2011 in accordance with section 10.5.3.1 of the Regulations Governing ASTM Technical Committees, which requires that standards shall be updated by the end of the eighth year since the last approval date.
1.1 This test method covers the determination of the relative susceptibility of polyethylene bottles to soot accumulation.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.
Note 1--There is no similar or equivalent ISO standard.
1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use. Specific precautionary statements are given in Section 8 and Note 7.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
D618 Practice for Conditioning Plastics for Testing
D883 Terminology Relating to Plastics
E104 Practice for Maintaining Constant Relative Humidity by Means of Aqueous Solutions
polyethylene bottles; soot accumulation;
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